Lifesavers Ready For New Year’s Festivities

Thu 31 Dec 2015

Beaches across the state will be flying the red and yellow flags tomorrow as volunteer lifesavers prepare to greet 2016.

Man Revived After South Coast Rescue

Mon 28 Dec 2015

Lifesavers and Paramedics have successfully revived a man who went into cardiac arrest following the rescue of his own son in an incident that happened on the NSW South Coast on Monday.

Clubbie Profile December: Samantha Law

Wed 23 Dec 2015

Our Clubbie Profile for the month of December is Samantha Law from Broulee Surfers and North Wollongong SLSCs. Samantha recently competed for the Far South Coast at the 2015 Interbranch Championships is one of the lucky few to be working for the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter.

Lifesavers Dreamin’ Of A Safe Summer

Mon 21 Dec 2015

With Christmas just days away and the school holidays entering its first official week, volunteer lifesavers from around the state are preparing for a busy summer on NSW beaches.

Hot Action In Ocean Thunder Series

Fri 18 Dec 2015

Sydney’s Dee Why Beach turned it on spectacularly for the second round of the Beko Home Appliances Ocean Thunder Surfboat Series with last Saturday’s race providing challenging conditions for the cream of Australia’s boaties.

Port Stephens Lifeguards Extend Patrol Hours

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) are counting down the days until they extend patrolling hours on the scenic beaches of Port Stephens.

Clarence Valley Lifeguards Resume Summer Patrol

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Clarence Valley lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) are counting down the days until they return to the beaches ahead of what many are anticipating will be a busy summer.

Lifeguards To Resume Patrols On Far North Coast

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) will shortly resume patrols on beaches across Byron Bay, Ballina, and Richmond which coincides with the annual influx of tourists looking to make the most of a coastal Christmas break.

Lifeguards Predict Busy Summer

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) will shortly be resuming patrol at beaches across the North and Mid North Coast ahead of what is anticipated to be a busy summer.

Tweed Lifeguards Return For Summer Patrol

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) based in the Tweed Shire are gearing up for bumper summer season with thousands expected to hit the picturesque Northern NSW region.

Lifeguards Return For Summer Patrols

Thu 17 Dec 2015

The Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) are anticipating a busy school holiday period on the beaches of Greater Taree and the Great Lakes when they resume patrolling duties next week.

Lifeguards To Resume Sydney Patrols

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) will be patrolling a diverse range of locations across Sydney when they ramp up their patrolling duties ahead of what is predicted to be a busy summer.

Lifeguards Resume Munmorah Patrol

Thu 17 Dec 2015

Lifeguards from the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS) will shortly be back on duty patrolling Lake Munmorah’s Frazer Park Beach and Magenta Shores Resort ahead of what promises to be a busy summer.

Central Coast Make Top Three At Interbranch

Wed 16 Dec 2015

Central Coast Surf Life Saving Branch’s strongest 40 athletes headed to Cape Hawke on the Lower North Coast last weekend to push their claim as the best team outside of Sydney.

Callum Hawkins Scales The Himalayas

Wed 16 Dec 2015

Callum Hawkins is a highly qualified lifesaver at Coogee Beach and lifeguard at Wileys Baths, but his most recent adventure had the 20-year-old swapping the sand for the snow.

Hunter Branch Push For Podium

Wed 16 Dec 2015

Hunter made their mark at the 2015 Interbranch Championships over the weekend at Cape Hawke on the Lower North Coast, with a host of athletes producing outstanding results.

Illawarra Blitz Beach Events At Interbranch

Tue 15 Dec 2015

Illawarra’s strong team of 40 athletes made their mark on the 2015 Interbranch Championships at Cape Hawke on the weekend, finishing sixth behind Country Champions Far North Coast.

Athletes Strive At Interbranch Champs

Tue 15 Dec 2015

The South and Far South Coast Branch teams showed their true colours over the weekend at Cape Hawke, exceeding expectations at the Surf Life Saving NSW Interbranch Championships.

Athletes Exceed At Interbranch

Tue 15 Dec 2015

Mid North and Lower North Coast finished their Interbranch campaigns in 9th and 11th spot respectively. The weekend’s performance from both branches was an insight into what the future holds for their surf sport teams.

Encouraging Signs For North Coast

Tue 15 Dec 2015

It has been described as one of their best performances at Interbranch level in recent years, and now North Coast surf athletes are keen to ride this sense of optimism into what promises to be a highly competitive season.

Country Cup Secured For Far North Coast Branch

Tue 15 Dec 2015

After two days of intense competition at the 2015 Interbranch Carnival at Cape Hawke, Forster the Far North Coast’s best surf athletes could afford to relax. They had after all just secured the country cup for a third straight year.

Sapphire Coast Lifeguards Back On Patrol

Mon 14 Dec 2015

Beachgoers around the Bega Shire can enjoy an early start to summer festive season after Council extended their relationship with the Australian Lifeguard Service (ALS).

Back To Back Interbranch Titles for SNB

Sun 13 Dec 2015

The tri-colours have gone back-to-back Interbranch champions increasing their margin throughout the final days' events to finish on top by a staggering 70 points ahead of Sydney.

NSW Interstate Team Announced

Sun 13 Dec 2015

Congratulations to the 24 NSW athletes who have been selected for the 2016 Interstate Championships to be held at Torquay, Victoria on Friday 8 January.

SNB Branch Lead After Day One

Sat 12 Dec 2015

Sydney Northern Beaches are on top after an exciting start to the 2015 Interbranch Championships, leading Sydney by 66 points going into tomorrow’s team events.

Royal Randwick Turns Red and Yellow

Fri 11 Dec 2015

Without a wave in sight, Sydney’s historic Royal Randwick Racecourse showed its support for our surf lifesavers last Saturday at the second Surf Life Saving NSW Race Day.

Report Shows Increased Drownings

Fri 11 Dec 2015

There has been a timely reminder for people enjoying the state’s diverse coastal environments to heed surf safety messages after the National Coastal Safety Report found that there has been a 21% increase in drownings nation-wide during the 2014-15 year.

Struggling Swimmer’s Lucky Night

Wed 9 Dec 2015

A teenage swimmer is lucky to be alive after being pulled from the water after-dark at Avoca Beach on the Central Coast on Tuesday.

Interbranch Champs Revamped

Wed 9 Dec 2015

An elite team of representatives from each of the 11 Surf Life Saving Branches from this Saturday will be journeying to Cape Hawke on the state’s Lower North Coast for an intense weekend of competition.

Northern Beaches Lifesavers Head Back To School

Fri 4 Dec 2015

Australia’s most popular primary aged surf education program has closed the books on another successful season with another 12,000 country students getting a lesson on surf safety from our volunteer lifesavers.

Illawarra At Forefront Of Surf Safety Education

Fri 4 Dec 2015

The Illawarra region continues to play a crucial role in spreading the message of surf safety to thousands of school students around the state with North Wollongong hosting an innovative education program throughout December, and two local lifesavers recently returning from a week on the road for the Beach to Bush Program.

Woolgoolga Lifesavers Spread Surf Safety Message

Fri 4 Dec 2015

Australia’s most popular primary aged surf education program has closed the books on another successful season with two volunteer lifesavers from Woolgoolga helping to spread the surf safety message to hundreds of country kids.

Lifesaver Law Spreads Safety Message

Fri 4 Dec 2015

Australia’s most popular primary aged surf education program has closed the books on another successful season with 12,000 country students getting a lesson on surf safety from our volunteer lifesavers with a Far South Coast lifesaver helping to spread the word to kids in Goulburn.

Far North Coast Lifesaver Spreads Surf Safety Message

Fri 4 Dec 2015

Australia’s most popular primary aged surf education program has closed the books on another successful season with 12,000 country students getting a lesson on surf safety from our volunteer lifesavers, with one local lifesaver enjoying a very special trip.

Coast Lifesavers Take Surf Safety Message Bush

Fri 4 Dec 2015

“We’re here to keep you safe at the beach” – that’s the message a group of Central Coast Surf Lifesavers were keen to pass on to school students in rural NSW during the annual Beach to Bush educational tour late last month.

Award Winning Nippers Program Set For Third Season

Fri 4 Dec 2015

The Wet’n’Wild Sydney Nippers program is back for its third season with more than 220 enthusiastic youngsters ready to tackle the wave pool this Sunday.

Fingal Rovers SLSC Awarded National and NSW Rescue of the Month

Wed 2 Dec 2015

Fingal Rovers SLSC lifesavers have been awarded National and NSW Rescue of the Month for October after rescuing a female swimmer who entered the water to save the life of a young boy who had been swept from rocks. Subsequently, the boy was safely brought to shore.

Birthday Milestone for South Coast Helicopter

Tue 1 Dec 2015

It was a milestone start to summer for the Westpac Lifesaver Helicopter and its crew as they celebrated five years of flying from the South Coast base of Moruya.